This program is for anyone that is interested in or is currently conducting prescribed burns. Participants will learn what is involved in preparing for a burn, various ignition techniques, and why it’s important to observe the results of the burn.
A hay-ride style field tour will be conducted weather permitting. Please dress and plan appropriately to be outdoors for at least one hour.
Topics discussed will include:
- Firing Techniques
- Writing a burn plan
- CPFM Certification
- Wildland Urban Interface
- Desirable Weather
- Smoke Management
- Wildlife Interaction
- Native Vegetation
There will be light refreshments and drinks the morning of the program with a BBQ lunch being served as well. Water will be provided during the field tour.
Please RSVP by phone or email to Ryan Bean by August 17 so that we can make any necessary arrangements.
Should you require special accommodations due to a disability, please notify our office ten days prior to the event.
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900 Clemson Rd
Columbia, SC 29229
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